You Only Live Once! Exploring the South Florida skies over the water with a parasailing adventure is an amazing feeling and experience you don’t want to miss. Go on a adrenaline rushing experience today in the skies of Ft. Lauderdale with your Go-Pro camera and take the best images for your friends and family of your time spend in South Florida! Sky aerial views with parasailing tours The word Parasailing, also known as parascending, or “para kiting”, is majorly a recreational kiting activity where a person is towed behind a vehicle (usually a boat) while attached to a specially designed canopy wing that reminds one of a parachute, known as a para-sail wing. The manned kite’s moving anchor may be a car, truck. The harness attaches the pilot to the parachute, which is connected or land vehicle, by the tow rope. Don’t forget to try our tours Yolo. The vehicle then drives off, carrying the wing and person into the air. If the wind is powerful enough, two or three people can parasailing behind it at the same time. The parascender has little or no control over the parachute. The activity is primarily a fun ride, not to be confused with the sport of paragliding.
You can ascend and glide. The primary difference between the two is that the parasailing is more stable and efficient during the ascent mode when being towed aloft with minimum or zero steering control by the parasailor. The parachute is not efficient when towed and is primarily used for skydiving where the parachutist can fully control the direction. In the descent mode, both are designed to slow the fall of a person during said descent at any given altitude.